Other Person’s Glad Tidings

I’ve recently noticed something about myself; I noticed that when I am sad and in difficulties, reading about something good happening to a friend or acquaintance helps me feel hopeful.  That is one of the reasons that community is so important.  We create little groups, sometimes in person, sometimes online, sometimes a mix of the two, and in that little group we share back and forth about the events of our lives to the benefit of the community. Today was disappointing. We’re in the midst of something I’ll tell about someday but not yet. I am anxious and unhappy. I … Continue reading

Ordinary Goodness: Interesting Blogs New and Old

Interesting Blogs I have recently run across and added to my blogroll: Coffee and Canticles: The Divine Office in Your Life Carmelite Mom Suscipio: to raise up, support, maintain the authentic Catholic Woman A Minute Captured Laughter and Humility: G.K. Chesterton Favorite Blogs I read every day: What Does the Prayer Really Say A Woman’s Place…Depends on Her Vocation Why a Blogroll I maintain a blogroll down the left side of my blog because I love lists of blogs.  I like keeping mine as a reference so I can easily locate a blog I liked.  I enjoy it because it … Continue reading